TECHNOLOGY

INNOVATION

INNOVATION

LIGHTWEIGHT SUSPENSION

Constructed from aluminum and lightweight steel, the suspension struts’ advanced hydraulic rebound technology reduces noise entering the cabin after impact. The system also ensures undulating surfaces are almost smoothed out and there’s no kickback on your arms or the vehicle’s chassis.

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PERFORMANCE

ADAPTIVE DYNAMICS

Adaptive Dynamics with advanced MagneRideTM monitors vehicle movements at least 1,000 times per second. Both on and off-road, driver and road inputs are analyzed instantly to give a feeling of greater control, minimize body roll and a balanced, controlled ride. It even senses off-road conditions and optimizes damping accordingly1.

TORQUE VECTORING BY BRAKING

The Torque Vectoring by Braking system is designed to enhance agility and stability when cornering. The system constantly balances the distribution of torque between all four wheels, whether on or off-road, to improve grip and inspire confident steering.

ECO MODE

This standard feature when activated prioritizes the most efficient vehicle settings including auto transmission Active Driveline and comfort features like heating and air conditioning in order to minimize fuel consumption and emissions.

9-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

The lightweight, compact 9-speed automatic transmission provides optimum fuel economy, as well as greater control in low-grip conditions or when towing through the specially designed, ultra-low first gear.

CAPABILITY

TERRAIN RESPONSE

Terrain Response® takes capability to new heights. It is designed to optimize the vehicle’s engine, transmission, differentials and chassis systems to maximize drivability, comfort and traction no matter what the terrain. Just select the mode that suits the conditions: General Driving, Grass/Gravel/Snow, Mud/Ruts and Sand. The vehicle always focuses on a confident, assured drive1.

GRADIENT RELEASE CONTROL

Similar to Hill Start Assist, this system is designed to prevent the vehicle accelerating too quickly. If the vehicle stops and starts on an incline, the system is designed to hold the brake before gradually disengaging as you pull away1.

ALL-TERRAIN PROGRESS CONTROL

Functioning at very low speeds, between 1.1 and 18.6 mph, All-Terrain Progress Control (ATPC) is designed to provide composed progress on low-grip surfaces at an exact speed set by the driver1.

ACTIVE DRIVELINE

Active Driveline delivers benefits in both on and off-road situations. In many on-road driving conditions, the system can disconnect drive to the rear wheels and provide maximum fuel economy. The system continuously monitors key vehicle and environmental parameters and will re-engage 4 Wheel Drive (4WD), should it be required, within 300 milliseconds. A dedicated display on the touchscreen ensures you always feel in control.

HILL DESCENT CONTROL

The patented Hill Descent Control (HDC®) is a standard feature on all models. HDC assists the driver with controlled descents of difficult slopes by maintaining a constant speed and applying braking separately to each wheel. The system works automatically to slow the vehicle and maintain the speed relative to the selected gear range and accelerator pedal position1.

DRIVER AIDS

LANE KEEP ASSIST AND DRIVER CONDITION MONITOR

Optional Lane Keep Assist (LKA) is designed to sense unintentional lane drift and to help steer the vehicle back into its lane. Driver Condition Monitor (DCM) constantly analyzes driving inputs to detect lapses in concentration due to tiredness. When the system determines that a potentially drowsy driver is at the wheel, it suggests taking a break via an audible tone and a notification in the instrument cluster1.

AUTONOMOUS EMERGENCY BRAKING

The available Autonomous Emergency Braking system utilizes a forward-facing camera to watch for a potential collision. If one is detected, the vehicle gives an audible forward collision warning. Visual warnings in the instrument cluster are also displayed. If a collision is still anticipated and the driver takes no action, the system is designed to then apply the brakes to help reduce the severity of the possible impact1.

BLIND SPOT MONITOR

Available Blind Spot Monitor alerts you of vehicles in your blind spot via an icon displayed in the door mirrors. Building on the benefits of blind spot monitoring, the Closing Vehicle Sensing system uses radar sensors to alert the driver to the presence of vehicles approaching fast from behind when changing lanes by displaying a flashing icon in the corner of the side mirrors1.

PARK ASSIST

Optional Park Assist makes parallel and perpendicular parking in tight spaces easier than ever. Simply select the appropriate gear and control your speed with the brake and accelerator pedals. This system will also guide you out of a space, making maneuvers easier. Graphics and notifications aid your progress1.

SURROUND CAMERA SYSTEM

Providing a 360° view around the vehicle, this optional system’s cameras help with various maneuvers – from parking by a curb and getting in and out of a space, to towing. You can also zoom and pan to see objects that may be below your line of sight so you can drive accordingly1. The relevant information appears on the touchscreen.

COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE

HEATED AND COOLED FRONT SEATS

Summer or winter, heated and cooled front seats ensure everyone enjoys their chosen temperature. Conditioned air circulates via a fan through ducts in the seat cushion, warming or cooling the surface. Each seat can be individually adjusted.

HEAD-UP DISPLAY

This option presents key vehicle data such as road speed, gear position and navigation instructions on the windshield, without the need for the driver to take their eyes off the road. A world first, this system features holographic techniques which result in superior color saturation, brightness and contrast. The driver can turn the feature on and off as required1.

CLIMATE CONTROL

This system features an air sensor that monitors humidity, smog levels and extremes in weather; vents positioned throughout the vehicle enable you to adapt the interior temperature accordingly. Wherever your passengers sit, they can always feel comfortable.

HOMELINK®

Streamline your life with the HomeLink® system. This universal transmitter can be programmed to operate three home or office wireless controlled systems such as garage doors, gates or lighting. Lost remotes are no longer an issue.

INFOTAINMENT

MERIDIANTM DIGITAL SURROUND SOUND SYSTEM

Land Rover has partnered with Meridian, a world leader in high-performance audio technologies and digital sound processing, to develop advanced sound systems for the Discovery Sport. The optional 825W Meridian Digital Surround Sound System includes 16 speakers and a dual channel subwoofer, delivering crystal clear highs and rich, deep bass notes throughout the cabin. You hear your music just how you want to.

LAND ROVER INCONTROL® TOUCHTM AND INCONTROL® TOUCH PROTM

Land Rover InControl is our suite of advanced technologies that links both you and your Discovery Sport to the wider world. InControl Touch or the optional upgrade to new InControl Touch Pro are further enhanced by the remote control features included with InControl Remote & ProtectTM16.

LAND ROVER INCONTROL® APPSTM

Available Land Rover InControl Apps enables you to use a variety of vehicle-optimized smartphone apps on your touchscreen by connecting your device to the USB port. InControl Apps features an ever-expanding range of services. These help you plan your journey, organize your day and next meeting, book a hotel and discover the world around you.16

LAND ROVER INCONTROL® REMOTE & PROTECTTM

Check your fuel levels remotely, start your vehicle to cool or pre-heat the interior, find your vehicle in a busy parking lot and even check that you haven’t left a window open – all through a handy smartphone app. In the event of needing vehicle assistance, Optimized Land Rover Assistance transmits location and vehicle diagnostic data to the Roadside Assistance Provider. In a more serious incident, SOS Emergency Call notifies the emergency call center to notify the appropriate authorities for your situation.

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